How to reach Pisa


By air aereo

Direct flights connect Galileo Galilei International Airport to several Italian cities and numerous international destinations. Please visit Pisa Airport website for more information on arrival and departure times.

The airport is approximately 2 km from Pisa city centre that can be easily reached in few minutes either by public means of transport or by taxi:

  • by bus: buses (LAM Rossa) run every 10 minutes from the airport to the Railway station “Pisa Centrale” and the centre of Pisa. The bus stop is located just outside the airport. Please visit the bus company website for more information
  • by taxi: the taxi rank is also found at the arrivals. A Radio Taxi Service (24h) operates in the city of Pisa, tel +39 050 541600

By train treno   

“Pisa Centrale” railway station is one of the main regional and national railway junctions. Frequent trains run to Florence, Rome, Genoa and Lucca. Please visit for information on arrival and departure times.

The railway station is at the southern edge of the city’s historical centre, around 2 kilometers from the airport. The taxi rank and the bus stop for urban routes direct to Piazza dei Miracoli, the airport and other destinations can be found outside the railway terminal.

By car  auto

Pisa can be easily reached also by car. Please visit to plan your itinerary.

Restrictions in accessing the historical centre:

Most of the historical centre of Pisa is a Limited Traffic Zone (ZTL). Only authorised vehicles can access this zone; the entrances (electronic barriers) are monitored by 24-hour cameras and unauthorised access will be fined. Visitors staying in a hotel within the ZTL zone can have temporary permit. Visitors with restricted mobility and in possession of a disabled sticker may be allowed to enter by requesting authorisation in advance from the Polizia Municipale, tel. +39 050 910851/910810.

Further information can be provided by the hotel check in desk.